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Despite truce bandits strikes Zamfara again, killed many in Maradun

This latest development came at a time the governor insisted that dialogue with the bandits remains the best way to tackle insecurity in the state.

5,000 Sokoto villagers flee communities as bandits retaliate attacks by military

Fighter jets have been bombarding suspected hideouts of the bandits in Kagara forest around Isa and Sabon Birni local government areas.

Bandits kill 15 farmers in Katsina

Gunmen on Monday killed 15 farmers in Nigeria's northwest Katsina state, police said, in the latest violence by cattle thieves in the restive region.

My people live in perpetual fear over incessant killings, Masari tells Buratai

Rugu forest, which cut across 8 local governments of Jibia, Safana, Danmusa, Batsari, Dandume, Sabuwa, Kankara and Faskari has served as the hideout for the bandits.

Tofa to FG: Release convener of Katsina protest immediately

A former presidential candidate of the National Republican Convention (NRC), Alhaji Bashir Tofa has urged the federal government to release the convener of Katsina protest over insecurity, Nastura Ashir Sharif with immediate effect.

Police arrest, detain organiser of protest over Katsina killings

Nastura Ashir Shariff, Chairman of Board of Trustees of the Coalition of Northern Groups, has been arrested and currently being detained at the Nigeria Police Force Headquarters in Abuja over protest in Katsina

Insecurity: Katsina protesters ask Buhari, Masari to resign

Thousands of youths on Tuesday in Katsina took part in a peaceful protest asking President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Aminu Bello Masari to resign.

Banditry: Buhari calls for calm as protests rock Katsina

President Muhammadu Buhari has called for calm in his home state Katsina, assuring that security agencies are working to bring the current wave of banditry and killings to a halt.

Name traditional rulers aiding bandits, Katsina residents tell FG

People in Katsina yesterday tasked the federal government to reveal the names of the traditional rulers who are allegedly aiding banditry in the state.

Bandit attacks: We have failed Katsina people, says Governor Masari

At least 70 persons have been killed within the last two weeks alone in separate attacks by bandits across a number of communities in the state.

CAN tells Nigerians to defend self against bandits’ attacks

Kaduna State chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Joseph Hayab, has called on Nigerians to henceforth protect themselves from kidnappers and stop paying ransom.
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